Profit Centre Manager

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: January 12, 2022
  • Job Order ID: 762201
  • Consultant: Michael van Olm
  • Industry: B2B Sales

Our client is the global leader in the plastics manufacturing and distribution industry. They have over 85 locations in North America and over 13 plastics brands that operate independently. They are currently searching for a Profit Centre Manager in Calgary, Alberta. This individual will be responsible for the sales, management, warehouse operations and P & L of the Profit Center which is a highly decentralized and autonomous environment.


  • Hiring and Leading People: Fosters quality focus in others; Improves processes, products and services; Continually works to improve supervisory skills.
  • General Business Acumen: Displays orientation to profitability and return on invested capital; knowledge of market and competition; Aligns work with strategic goals.
  • Sales Strategy: Develop and execute on a sales and business development plan to achieve revenue goals and increase commercialization.
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations;
  • Communication and Interpersonal skills: Listens to others; Remains open to others' ideas.
  • Team Work: Balances team and individual responsibilities; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives;
  • Innovation & Motivation: Displays original thinking and creativity; Sets and achieves challenging goals.
  • Strategic Thinking: Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals; Analyzes market and competition; Identifies external threats and opportunities; Adapts strategy to changing conditions.
  • Adaptability: Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Customer Service: Responds promptly to customer needs; Solicits customer feedback to improve service; Responds to requests for service and assistance; Meets commitments.
  • Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules


  • Post secondary education preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of people management experience is required
  • Self-motivation, ambition, high energy, creative self-starter that is goal oriented
  • Strong presentation, time management communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Demonstrated competence in computer usage including Microsoft Office

A competitive salary is offered including profit sharing (no cap), car allowance and great benefits. Career growth opportunity with an excellent company and great culture. If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident at what you bring to the table, please contact Michael van Olm at MacDonald Search Group or 403-444-6487.